Rodgers has only played in eight regular season games thus far.
Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers has been cleared to make his first start since injuring his collarbone in early November, per the team’s official Twitter.
MM: Rodgers full participant in practice. Preparing to start vs Bears. Waited to tell team today.
— Green Bay Packers (@packers) December 26, 2013
Rodgers will be starting against the Chicago Bears on Sunday. The winner of the game will win the NFC North title and a playoff berth; the loser will be sent home packing.
In his absence, the Packers went 2-1-4. QB’s Seneca Wallace, Scott Tolzien, and Matt Flynn have all receiving playing time.